by Important Occasions
Year Traditional Gift Modern Gift
1st Paper Plastics, Clocks
2nd Cotton China
3rd Leather Crystal, Glass
4th Flowers Books, Silk, Fruit
5th Wood Silverware
6th Candy Sugar, Wood, Iron
7th Copper Wool, Desk sets
8th Bronze Linens, Laces
9th Pottery Willow, Leather
10th Tin Aluminum, Diamond Jewelry
11th Steel Fashion Jewelry
12th Silk Linen, Pearls, Colored Gems
13th Lace Textiles
14th Ivory Gold Jewelry
15th Crystal Watches, Glass
16th ... Silver hollowware
17th ... Furniture
18th ... Porcelain
19th ... Bronze
20th China Platinum
21st ... Brass, Nickel
22nd ... Copper
23rd ... Silver Plate
24th ... Musical instruments
25th Silver Silver
26th ... Original pictures
27th ... Sculpture
28th ... Orchids
29th ... New furniture
30th Pearl Diamond
31st ... Time pieces
32nd ... Conveyances
33rd ... Amethyst
34th ... Opal
35th Coral Jade
36th ... Bone china
37th ... Alabaster
38th ... Beryl, Tourmaline
39th ... Lace
40th Ruby Garnet
41st ... Land
42nd ... Improved real estate
43rd ... Trips
44th ... Groceries
45th Sapphire Sapphire
46th ... Original poetry tributes
47th ... Books
48th ... Optical (spectacles, telescopes)
49th ... Luxuries of any kind
50th Gold Gold
55th Emerald Turquoise
60th Diamond Gold
75th Diamond Gold